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Long-range fix for Social Security proposed

If you're going to touch the third rail of American politics, do it the right way. National Academy of Social Insurance's Virginia Reno tells us how.

Tags: Federal Drive , Income Security Policy , National Academy of Social Insurance , Virginia Reno , debt , Social Security , SSA

Wednesday - 11/17/2010, 10:41am EST
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Federal/Social Security COLA Stalling?

Federal, military and Social Security retirees were delighted last month when it appeared they were on track for a January cost of living adjustment of around 3.3 percent, but Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says living costs are down, believe it or not, and the COLA may be in danger of stalling.

Tags: Social Security , retirement , COLA , FERS , Mike Causey , Federal Report , CPI , chained CPI , BLS , pay and benefits

Monday - 07/18/2011, 02:01am EDT

Pay, Pensions, Puppies & The Debt Limit

Which of the following items are NOT at stake in the current White House-Congressional debt limit dance: pay raises, your insurance premiums, the health of your brand-new puppy or future raises for federal and Social Security retirees? Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says it's both serious and confusing and, maybe down the road, amusing too.

Tags: Mike Causey , Federal Report , pay and benefits , retirement , debt ceiling , budget , Social Security , pay freeze

Thursday - 07/14/2011, 04:00am EDT

Retiree/Social Security COLAs Next Target?

People who get civil service, military or Social Security retirement benefits are in line for a cost of living adjustment next year in the 3 percent range. But will Congress try to freeze, lower or delay that long-awaited COLA? Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says it's happened before....

Tags: Mike Causey , Federal Report , pay and benefits , COLA , Social Security , retirement , Your Turn

Wednesday - 06/08/2011, 04:00am EDT

Booming boomer population straining D.C.'s suburbs

Baby boomers and retirees make up the fastest-growing populations in the Washington suburbs, new data show, growth that experts say will strain state and local governments to the breaking point.

Tags: Ben Orr , Brookings Institution , U.S. Census , The Washington Examiner , Urban Institute , Richard Johnson , baby boomers , Social Security

Thursday - 05/26/2011, 10:54am EDT

Federal employee's guide to the known and unknown benefits universe

NITP presenters Bob Braunstein and James Marshall will answer your questions about Social Security, the TSP, and other federal benefits programs.
May 23, 2011

Tags: pay and benefits , federal benefits , TSP , FERS , CSRS , FERCCA , Social Security , LTC , Medicare , Medicare Part B , NITP , Bob Braunstein , James Marshall , Bob Leins , For Your Benefit , insurance , retirement

Monday - 05/23/2011, 09:37pm EDT
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No paper, just plastic says Treasury

The U.S. Department of the Treasury is retiring the paper Social Security check for millions of baby boomers and others applying for federal benefits, a move that will save taxpayers $1 billion over the next 10 years.

Tags: Federal Drive , Treasury , Social Security , technology , David Lebryk

Friday - 04/29/2011, 09:31am EDT
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Transparency In Government: Not So Much

If there is a government shutdown will you be working or furloughed without pay? What happens to Social Security, and will your tax refund be processed in a timely manner. Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says most feds, and most taxpayers, remain in the dark.

Tags: pay and benefits , Mike Causey , furlough , OPM , OMB , Social Security , essential employee

Tuesday - 04/05/2011, 04:00am EDT

Do you know your social security benefits?

Lester Austin, senior public affairs specialist for the Social Security Administration, joins the show to discuss retirement, social security benefits, and Medicare.
February 28, 2011

Tags: Social Security , SSA , Lester Austin , John Elliott , Bob Leins , For Your Benefit , pay and benefits

Monday - 02/28/2011, 06:03pm EST
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What happens to federal services if the gov't shuts down?

Suspicions that Congress will not be able to produce a budget by the March 4 deadline has many worrying: What will happen if the government shuts down?

Tags: TSA , furlough , federal budget , Social Security

Thursday - 02/24/2011, 09:58am EST
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